Mike Meyer, Author at PHOENIX magazine

Dr. Scott Wexler is originally from Chicago, Illinois, and received his undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois and his dental degree from Southern Illinois University. He completed his general dentistry residency at Louisiana State University in New Orleans and received his specialty certificate in pediatric dentistry from the Lutheran Medical Center located in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Wexler was the director and first dentist in Arizona to be affiliated with the Neighborhood Outreach Action...

Dr. Gabriel Woodruff is a Scottsdale native dedicated to delivering the highest quality of dental care with his patient’s best interests at heart. He has gone above and beyond the average general dentist’s training by completing an Advanced Education in General Dentistry program at the University of Michigan, focusing on cosmetic dentistry and advanced restorative procedures. Dr. Woodruff graduated from Oregon Health and Science University School of Dentistry with high honors, two clinical awards and ranked in the top five percent...

Dr. Richard Hernandez is a Maxillofacial Prosthodontist, and was trained at the prestigious Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN). The program at Mayo Clinic was run by world-renowned Prosthodontists, and consisted of three years of advanced training in Graduate Prosthodontics combined with a one-year fellowship in Maxillofacial Prosthetics. In addition to traditional Prosthodontics, this included significant training in rehabilitation and restoration of patients undergoing cancer therapy, patients with congenital defects, and patients with extensive trauma. Dr. Hernandez...

“Getting patients back to their normal activities is the most gratifying part of what I do,” says Dr. Schulman, who’ll be joining CiC in May. “It seems like a little thing, but a painful bunion can really impact your lifestyle.”  In addition to treating ingrown nails, diabetic feet and wounds, he’s developed a cortical bone pin system for bunion or hammertoe surgeries. This is an option for patients who don’t want the possibility of a...

“If your feet cramp, feel cold in bed at night, or if you think you have neuropathy, you need to find out what’s causing it,” says Dr. Shahram Askari, who’ll be joining CiC Foot & Ankle in April. “In the past, patients have been given medications to suppress these symptoms.” In many cases, these symptoms could be due to poor circulation. New diagnostic techniques are used to learn if there are blockages in the blood...

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Dr. Harris has served the Valley for more than 25 years. His office, Spur Cross Dental Spa, is located in the heart of Scottsdale. Many of Dr. Harris’ patients, who travel from as far away as Prescott, Chandler and Goodyear, have grown up with the practice, and now trust Dr. Harris with the dental health of their own families. He prides himself in creating and maintaining real connections with his patients, which has instilled a...

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Dr. Alice Hsieh (pronounced “Shay,” and meaning “gratitude” and “thanks” in Chinese) is a Board Certified Prosthodontist, a Fellow of the American College of Prosthodontists, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics. She is uniquely qualified as one of only nine Board Certified Prosthodontists in the entire state of Arizona. She is also extensively trained in the surgical placement of dental implants. Dr. Hsieh completed her Prosthodontics training program at both UCLA and...

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